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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 26, 2012 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 28' North
Longitude: 172° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.19 meters/second, 1552.3 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.08 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.1"964.36 miwest0° 06' 42.9"7.70 minorth964.11 mi
24 hours348° 44' 29.6"746.97 miwest2° 19' 35.3"160.01 minorth759.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 10:40 PM666 km414 miles360 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroMon 10:40 PM1036 km644 miles560 nmSouth S
TarawaMon 10:40 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 11:40 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNortheast NE
PalikirMon 9:40 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenMon 10:40 PM1968 km1223 miles1062 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 10:40 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 10:40 PM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaMon 8:40 PM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmWest W
HoniaraMon 9:40 PM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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